50+ Christmas Side Dish IdeasLooking for the best side dishes to serve this holiday? Check these out!

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Christmas wouldn’t be complete without scrumptious side dishes to compliment the main!

Side dishes add the extra flavour to pull the meal course together, check out the most delicious side dishes we could find in the internet!

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1. Sheet Pan Roasted Root Vegetables

Sheet Pan anything is great – just about no washing up and I think it is the best way to cook vegetables, especially in bulk like you do on Christmas Day!

Grab the recipe here!

Sheet Pan Roasted Root Vegetables | Stay at Home Mum

2. Roasted Duck Fat Potatoes

You can pick up Duck Fat from the oils section of your local Woolworths Supermarket.  And it is the BEST stuff – so buttery – even more buttery than butter – and it makes potatoes totally amazing!

Roasted Duck Fat Potatoes | Stay at Home Mum

3. Gourmet Coleslaw Recipe

You can’t have an Australian Christmas without Coleslaw!

Grab the recipe here!

4. Traditional Cauliflower Cheese

An oldie but a goodie – and still super tasty and pretty much the only way you will ever get me to eat cauliflower!

Grab the recipe here!

Traditional Cauliflower Cheese | Stay at Home Mum

5. Parmesan Scalloped Potatoes

Parmesan Scalloped Potatoes |Thinly sliced potatoes baked in a creamy sauce and topped with Parmesan cheese. Total comfort food!

50+ Christmas Side Dish Ideas | Stay At Home Mum
via letsdishrecipes.com

6. Sausage Cornbread Stuffing 

This sausage cornbread stuffing is a little sweet from the cornbread, a little savory from the sage in the sausage – perfect for holiday meals!
Sausage Cornbread Stuffing | 50+ Christmas Side Dish Ideas | Stay At Home Mum
via lydioutloud.com

7. Apple Cranberry Walnut Salad

Crisp apples, dried cranberries, feta cheese, and hearty walnuts come together in a fresh Autumn apple cranberry walnut salad.  An easy side dish for any favorite meal!

Apple Cranberry Walnut Salad | 50+ Christmas Side Dish Ideas | Stay At Home Mum
via lecremedelacrumb.com

8. Cranberry Apple Pecan Wild Rice Pilaf 

Easy one pot Cranberry Apple Pecan Wild Rice Pilaf simmered in herb seasoned chicken broth and apple juice and riddled with sweet dried cranberries, apples and roasted pecans for an unbelievable savory sweet side dish perfect for the holidays. Everyone always asks for this recipe!

Cranberry Apple Pecan Wild Rice Pilaf | 50+ Christmas Side Dish Ideas | Stay At Home Mum
via carlsbadcravings.com

9. Simply Grilled Veggies

Grilled Vegetable Platter – 6 Easy To Grill Veggies (and The Marinades That Love Them)
Simply Grilled Veggies | 50+ Christmas Side Dish Ideas | Stay At Home Mum
via marisolmichaelrecipecookbook.blogspot.com

10. Crusty Parmesan-Herb Zucchini Bites

Slice a whole zucchini or summer squash down the middle, lightly blush with olive oil and top with a mixture of grated Parmesan cheese, fresh herbs.

Crusty Zucchini Bites | 50+ Christmas Side Dish Ideas | Stay At Home Mum
via self.com

11. Honey Roasted Butternut Squash With Cranberries And Feta

Honey Roasted Butternut Squash with Cranberries and Feta – This sweet and savory side dish is perfect for the holidays and loaded with Fall flavor!

Honey Roasted Butternut Squash With Cranberries And Feta
via peasandcrayons.com

12. Duchess Potatoes

Christmas dinner is the perfect time to make duchess potatoes if you’re going to make duchess potatoes, because they’re fancy and frilly and lovely while still having the yummy comfort-food factor of the mashed ones.

Duchess Potatoes | 50+ Christmas Side Dish Ideas | Stay At Home Mum
via thepioneerwoman.com

13. Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes 

Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes are easy to make & are loaded with amazing flavor. Perfect for a weekday dinner side dish and are a huge hit at Thanksgiving.

Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes | 50+ Christmas Side Dish Ideas | Stay At Home Mum
via selfproclaimedfoodie.com

14. Pear Onions, Peas And Bacon

Pearl Onions, Peas and Bacon are combined in this simple and delicious side dish that is seasoned with smoked paprika and brown sugar.
Pear Onions, Peas And Bacon | 50+ Christmas Side Dish Ideas | Stay At Home Mum
via thetwobiteclub.com

15. Slow Cooker Garlic Herb Mushrooms

The best and easiest way to make mushrooms – in a crockpot with garlic, herbs and of course, butter! Just 5 min prep!
Slow Cooker Garlic Herb Mushrooms | 50+ Christmas Side Dish Ideas | Stay At Home Mum
via damndelicious.net

16. Mini Potato Gratin Snacks

For breakfast with eggs? As party food? As a side for a fancy dinner? The possibilities are endless. And these Mini Potato Gratin Stacks are just 85 calories per serving!

Mini Potato Gratin Stacks | 50+ Christmas Side Dish Ideas | Stay At Home Mum
via recipetineats.com

17. Tortellini Broccoli Salad

This bright and cheerful little salad is the perfect side dish for your summer BBQ but I love it any time of year.

Tortellini Broccoli Salad | 50+ Christmas Side Dish Ideas | Stay At Home Mum
via fromvalerieskitchen.com

18. Roasted Acorn Squash with Pomegranate & Parsley

This roasted acorn squash would be perfect for your Thanksgiving table, or really, for any dinner this fall.

Roasted Acorn Squash with Pomegranate & Parsley | 50+ Christmas Side Dish Ideas | Stay At Home Mum
via foxeslovelemons.com

19. Healthy Vegan Green Bean Casserole

If you’re looking for a healthy side dish, this is your recipe. This vegan green bean casserole is made with a cashew-based mushroom sauce that is super creamy and delicious.

Heathy Vegan Green Bean Casserole |Heathy Vegan Green Bean Casserole
via theendlessmeal.com

20. Sauteed Spinach With Garlic

A simple classic side dish, this sauteed spinach with garlic is a perfect healthy addition any meal.

Sauteed Spinach With Garlic | 50+ Christmas Side Dish Ideas | Stay At Home Mum
via tosimplyinspire.com

21. Southern Baked Beans

Grab your best friends, crank up your grill and make these delicious Southern Baked Beans.  There is nothing that goes better with a juicy hamburger in the summer than our favorite family baked bean recipe.

Southern Baked Beans | 50+ Christmas Side Dish Ideas | Stay At Home Mum
via layersofhappiness.com

22. Honey Mustard Vinaigrette Salad Dressing

This honey mustard vinaigrette is always a family-favorite due to the sweet and tangy flavor combinations. Made with just five simple ingredients, the dressing is as simple as whisking together honey, dijon mustard, lemon juice, olive oil and a little salt and pepper.

via thelemonbowl.com

23. Blackberry, Bacon & Blue Cheese Salad with a Honey Balsamic Vinaigrette

Blackberry, Bacon & Blue Cheese Salad with a Honey Balsamic Vinaigrette – made with Botticelli Extra Virgin Olive Oil & Balsamic Vinegar.
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via botticellifoods.com

24. Roasted Beetroot, Goats Cheese and Walnut Salad

Roasted beetroot salad, with goats cheese and walnuts, is the perfect side dish for a BBQ. Simple to make, it transports well for a meal with friends.  It can also be served with loads of crusty bread as a hearty vegetarian main.

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via thecookspyjamas.com

25. Best Ever Sausage Stuffing

This best ever sausage stuffing is salty from the sausage, crunchy from the bread cubes, sweet and tart from the red delicious apples! Move over turkey, this best ever stuffing is ready to take the main stage!
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via showmetheyummy.com

26. Gruyere, Mushroom and caramelised Onion Bites

Caramelized onion bites with sautéed crimini mushrooms, balsamic caramelized onions, and applewood smoked gruyere cheese. Thee perfect little appetizers!

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via littlespicejar.com

27. Maple Roasted Carrots in Tahini Sauce with Pomegranate and Pistachios

Sweet maple roasted carrots served topped with a tasty tahini sauce, pomegranate and pistachios!
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via closetcooking.com

28. Beetroot and Feta Cheese Salad

Fresh Beetroot cubes mixed with the creamy and tangy tasting feta cheese, this salad is perfect to have with a summer Christmas salad.

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via thewhoot.com.au

29. Mini Sweet Potato Gratins

And easy recipe for mini sweet potato gratins with pecans and fresh herbs that are perfect for the Holidays.
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via floatingkitchen.net

30. Tomato and Hearts of Palm Salad

This light and healthy salad takes just 10 minutes with a sharp knife for a little slicing and chopping to pull together and is the perfect addition to any potluck barbecue.

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via foodiecrush.com

31. Butternut Pecan Sweet Potato Casserole 

This may technically be a sweet potato casserole, but it’s my modern take. For one, there’s little-to-no (vegan) butter involved. Second, it’s naturally sweetened with maple syrup and coconut sugar. Third, I added butternut squash for true autumnal flavor. Lastly, I replaced the marshmallows with coconut sugar-toasted pecans.

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via minimalistbaker.com

32. Easy Buttery Yeast Rolls

This working with yeast is scary? It isn’t! This recipe for EASY Buttery Yeast Rolls will make you the star of Thanksgiving dinner!

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via backtoherroots.com

33. The Ultimate Vegan Yorkshire Puddings

A staple of a Sunday Roast dinner and definitely up there with the ultimate comfort foods.

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via huffingtonpost.co.uk

34. Ham Cheese & Spinach Puffs

Wow your guests for your next brunch with these ham & cheese puffs. Serve with a crisp salad for an easy yet impressive dish with little effort.

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via eatwell101.com

 

36. BBQ Bacon Cheese Ball

This irresistible cheese ball recipe would be perfect any ol’ time of year.  (It has already earned a guaranteed spot on my Super Bowl menu this February!)  But since it is red and green, it gets my vote as a favorite new Christmas appetizer.

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via gimmesomeoven.com

37. Slowcooker Creamy Cheesy Corn

low Cooker Creamy Cheesy Corn ~ a rich, comforting side dish that’s the perfect addition to any holiday menu…because not only is this recipe delicious, but it also frees up the stove and oven!

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via fivehearthome.com

38. Baked Zucchini Fries

Baked Zucchini Fries is the ultimate veggie side dish. It is crispy and crunchy on the outside but firm and soft on the inside. It hits all the salty, crispy, savoury notes you crave — without any added guilt!

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39. Creamy Spinach Bake

Everybody loves creamed spinach, even folks who hate spinach! Here’s a luxurious baked version that I love serving with oven-roasted pork tenderloin, though it pairs just as well with steak, pork chops, or any other protein on your plate. Splurge on a little mid-week comfort food and make this with your dinner tonight!

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via thekitchn.com

40. Fresh Corn Sauté with Bacon and Chives

This summery sauté of corn and bacon makes a simply delicious side dish.
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via myrecipes.com

41. Buffalo Bacon Cheese Ball

The base starts off with a mixture of softened (low-fat) cream cheese and creamy gorgonzola that’s whipped together in a mini food processor, of course if you like large pieces of blue cheese in each bite, you can just mix the two ingredients by hand.

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via ideahacks.com

42. Baked Avocado Fries

The obsession with avocado continues.  I’ll admit I didn’t eat these, I’m not a huge fan of avocado… it is the texture that gets me every time.  I don’t mind it in a sandwich or roll, but not on it’s own. Ewww.  But many people are fans.  And the girls that I made this for said it was delicious, so you will just have to take their word for it!

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43. Tuna Deviled Eggs 

The filling is zesty and creamy and has some crunchy texture from the celery and pickle. Tuna pairs magically with eggs and the fresh herbs give the whole pantry staples flavor group some cheerful brightness.
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via olgasflavorfactory.com

44. Mini Baked Potato Bites 

Mini Baked Potato Bites are very simple to make and easy to eat. They make for a very elegant starter for a party and you can make them as simple or as fancy as you like!

Read more at: https://www.stayathomemum.com.au/recipes/mini-baked-potato-bites/Stay At Home Mum

45. Parmesan Chicken Rollups

Looking for a quick and easy chicken dinner idea? These Parmesan Chicken Roll Ups will be one of your favorite easy chicken recipes. Simple meal idea for any day of the week.
via foodrecipesearch.com

46. Loaded Cauliflower Casserole

This loaded cauliflower casserole is bursting with flavor—all the RIGHT flavors—that is. This casserole takes cauliflower to a whole new level thanks to yummy ingredients like sour cream, lots of cheese and bacon.

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via dearcrissy.com

47. Baked Stuff Sweet Potato

You can serve these Baked Stuffed Sweet Potato as individual or slice once cooked, either way it’s delicious and healthy! Go figure lol.Baked Stuffed Sweet Potato | 50+ Christmas Side Dish Ideas | Stay At Home Mum

48. Taco Cheese Ball

Love cheese? Try this cheesy goodness of Taco Cheese Ball! Best paired with biscuits and might try it with fruit and veggie sticks. Nom nom!

Taco Cheese Ball | 50+ Christmas Side Dish Ideas | Stay At Home Mum
via horsesandheels.com

49. Easy Corn Salsa

Nothing taste better when you have salsa in your table. Craving for something Mexican? This easy Corn Salsa is the perfect refreshing side dish you can have this holiday season!Stay At Home Mum

50. Potato Bake Slowcooker Style

This good old Potato recipe never goes wrong! Mouth-watering and perfect not just this holiday but in every special occasion.Stay At Home Mum

51. Spanish Red Rice

Carb binging this holiday? Well, give your usual rice meal with a twist and try this Spanish Red Rice recipe. Mmmmm so good!

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52. Roasted Honey Garlic Cauliflower

Crunchy with a little roasty taste, this roasted honey garlic cauliflower is very delish. For sure your family and friends will crave more of this!

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via kirbiecravings.com

53. Slow Cooker Milk and Honey Corn on the Cob

Serve your usual corn dish in a unique way and try this slow cooker Milk and Honey corn on the cob. Yum yum creamy and milky.

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via themagicalslowcooker.com

54. Southern Style Baked Beans

Mix up your favourite beans with gazillion nuggets of bacon! This dish is magic!

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via southyourmouth.com

55. Buttery Garlic & Bacon Peas

You will change the way you think and cook your peas when you try this Buttery Garlic and bacon peas! Definitely a great side dish this Christmas!

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via littledairyontheprairie.com

56. Doritos Chicken Casserole

If you are looking for a quick and delicious Mexican casserole dish, this Dorito chicken casserole is the perfect meal for you. makes a perfect dinner for any night of the week. Enjoy!

via foodrecipesearch.com

57. Beer Cheese Stuffing

Craving for cheesy stuffing but with a twist? Try this Beer Cheese Stuffing, it’s the most delicious stuffing you will ever taste! Your family and friends will definitely enjoy and ask for more of this.

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via delish.com

Everything looks delicious!

50+ Christmas Side Dish Ideas | Stay at Home Mum

Now I don’t know which one I’ll cook for Christmas! Hmmm…

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